Daxing International Airport Workshop this Feb

On February 26-28, 2019, ACP in cooperation with Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), Air Traffic Management Bureau (ATMB) and Beijing Daxing International Airport (BDIA) held a Daxing International Airport Technical Assistance Workshop in Beijing on February 26-28.? Detailed discussions were held on V-shape runway operations, ramp control and metroplex operations.

The workshop included representatives from The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Strategic Planning Services (SPS), Landrum & Brown, Honeywell, Textron, Gulfstream, and IAAC. The Boeing Company was the primary sponsor for the Workshop, which included a half-day airport site visit.? The US ACP team was impressed with the progress Daxing International Airport has made with a planned airport opening in September of this year.

Chinese attendees came from many stakeholders including CAAC, CAAC North China Regional Administration, CAAC Southwest Regional Administration, ATMB, CAAC Air Traffic Regulation Office, North China ATMB, Southwest China ATMB, Capital Airports Holding Company, Beijing Daxing International Airport, Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport, China Southern, China Eastern and China United.? CAAC Deputy Director General Zhu Wenxin, CAAC ATMB Deputy Director General Ma Bing, North China ATMB? Deputy Director General? Yan Xiaodong, Daxing International Airport Executive Vice President Sun Chunjing and Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport Vice President Lin Qin.

Daxing International Airport Executive Vice President Sun expressed interest in establishing a long-term communication platform with ACP while recognizing the value they gained from this workshop.